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- Hunt, Sherry L.; Hanson, Gregory J.; Temple, Darrel M.; Caldwell, Larry
- Water resources impact 2011 v.13 no.6 pp. 9
- Natural Resources Conservation Service; agricultural programs and projects; control methods; erodibility; innovation adoption; rural areas; rural development; rural programs; seepage; soil erosion; vegetated waterways; watersheds; United States
- ... The Flood Control Act of 1944 and The Watershed Protection and Flood Prevention Act of 1954 granted the United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) Natural Resources Conservation Service (NRCS, formerly the Soil Conservation Service) the authorization to provide both financial and technical assistance for the construction of flood control measures. The flood control provided by the more than 11 ...